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  • Extended Call for Applications WSO Brief Clinical Exchange Program

    Extended Call for ApplicationsWSO Brief Clinical Exchange Program The WSO Brief Clinical Exchange Scholarships are designed to expose young stroke professionals from medical, nursing and allied health backgrounds to best practice clinical stroke care at international centers of excellence. Five scholarships are awarded annually with maximum reimbursement of 2,000 USD on presentation of receipts for travel and accommodation costs. The host institution would be expected to waive any observership fees. The duration of visit would generally be 1-2 weeks but could be longer. For detailed application requirements and evaluation standards, please see the Application form below: https://bit.ly/2lWd3Hr Completed application forms should be sent no later than 1 October 2019 to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • WSO participates in the 69th session of WHO Regional Committee for Europe

    WSO participates in the 69th session of WHO Regional Committee for Europe Health ministers and high-level representatives of the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region, as well as partners and civil society organizations, will take part in the 69th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe. The session will take place at UN City, Copenhagen, Denmark, on 16–19 September 2019. WSO and ESO will be represented by Prof. Hanne Christensen who will deliver a statement on WSO's behalf. More information regarding the WHO Regional Committee can be found here: http://www.euro.who.int/en/about-us/governance/regional-committee-for-europe/69th-session
  • WSO June 2019 Newsletter

    The June 2019 edition of the WSO Newsletter is now online, please click WSO June 2019 Newsletterto view it.
  • WSO Strategy Meeting 2019

    WSO Strategy Meeting, May 2019  On May 20th – May 21st, 2019, on the eve of ESOC’19, WSO leadership, WSO Executive Committee and the co-chairs of the WSO Committees gathered in Milan to discuss the strategy of the World Stroke Organization until the end of 2022. The overall aim of the meeting was to consider WSO’s plans for impact and organizational development for the next four years. The new WSO Strategy will be presented to the WSO Executive Committee and the WSO Board in the Autumn of 2019. You can find the World Stroke Organization Strategy 2016-2020 by visiting the WSO website.    

WORLD STROKE ACADEMY
wso play The World Stroke Academy (WSA) is a elearning portal for the World Stroke Organization (WSO). it provides stroke information on a dynamic, and award-winning online, elearning platform for healthcare professionals with an aim to alleviate the global burden of stroke through the education of stroke practitioners worldwide.
WORLD STROKE CAMPAIGN
WSC-One-Voice-Logo resizedThe World Stroke Campaign works to raise awareness of stroke prevention, treatment and support. World Stroke Day on the 29th October provides a focal point for the campaign bringing together members, partners and stroke survivors to speak with one voice for stroke across the world

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ESO-WSO CONFERENCE 2020
ESO WSO
Vienna, Austria May 12-15, 2020
WSO is proud to jointly organise our 2020 conference with the European Stroke Organisation. ESO-WSO 2020 will offer you the best of both organisations: major clinical trials, state-of-the-art presentations by renowned clinicians and researchers, and updates on the latest guidelines. 
 
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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STROKE
The International Journal of Stroke (IJS) is the flagship publication of the World Stroke Organization (WSO) and publishes high quality research articles, reviews and clinical trial protocols from around the world. IJS is dedicated to building a global stroke community, making it a global voice for stroke research and an excellent platform for sharing international stroke research.

ANGELS AWARDS

The World Stroke Organization is proud and happy to strenghten the partnership with the ANGELS Initiative with the launch of a WSO Angels Award.

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Dr Elena Pizzo on the Cost-utility analysis of mechanical thrombectomy between 6 and 24 hours in acute ischemic stroke

Cost-utility analysis of mechanical thrombectomy between 6 and 24 hours in acute ischemic stroke

Recently, two randomized controlled trials demonstrated the benefit of mechanical thrombectomy performed between 6 and 24 hours in acute ischemic stroke. The current economic evidence is supporting the intervention only within 6 hours, but extended thrombectomy treatment times may result in better long-term outcomes for a larger cohort of patients.

I’m Carmen Lahiff-Jenkins Managing Editor of the International Journal of Stroke and I spoke to Dr. Elena Pizzo from the Department of Applied Health Research, University College London, submitting author of the manuscript ‘Cost-utility analysis of mechanical thrombectomy between 6 and 24 hours in acute ischemic stroke‘

You’ve been listening to a podcast interview with and Carmen Lahiff-Jenkins, Managing Editor of the International Journal of Stroke and Dr. Elena Pizzo from the Department of Applied Health Research, University College London, submitting author of the manuscript ‘Cost-utility analysis of mechanical thrombectomy between 6 and 24 hours in acute ischemic stroke‘

The International Journal of Stroke is the Flagship publication of the World Stroke Organisation Please consider becoming a member.

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